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Monroe News Star

Aug 9, 12:00 AM

Vouchers sideline athletes

High school athletes participating in the new Louisiana Scholarship Program won't be able to play varsity sports this year. Louisiana High School Athletic Association President Brent Vidrine said Wednesday the group won't reconsider a rule before January to allow scholarship program athletes to participate in varsity sports, despite Gov. Bobby Jindal's request that it do so.

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